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Boston Art Commission meeting

The Boston Art Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 13, at 4 p.m.

UPDATE: This meeting will be held virtually only and NOT in person. You can participate in the meeting by going to our online meeting and using your computer's audio and microphone. If you are unable to connect to audio or you do not have internet, you can call into the meeting by dialing 301-715-8592 and entering Meeting I.D. 392 094 9410 #.

Public comment on Presentations for Review, Public Testimony, and Commission Vote may be provided ahead of the hearing by submitting written testimony here by 12 p.m. (noon) on April 12, 2021. You will also have the opportunity to submit comments during the meeting via the Zoom platform or by phone. If you require closed captioning you can make a request to

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Opening
    • Welcome (Karin Goodfellow)
    • Call to Order and Review of Minutes (Mark Pasnik and Ekua Holmes)
  2. For Discussion: Director's Report

    A. Administrative (Karin Goodfellow)

    B. In-Process Public Art

    1. Washing, short-term installation; Chinatown, Artist(s): Lily Xie; Proponent(s): Asian Community Development Corporation

    C. Existing Public Art

    1. Emancipation Group-Updates
  3. Presentation for Review and Public Testimony

    A. Instructions for public comment (Karin Goodfellow)

    B.Elevator Lobby Murals, Artist Selection (John Crowley)

    Boston City Hall, Proponent(s): City of Boston

    C.Unus Mundus, Final Design (Monika Bravo)

    East Boston Police Station, East Boston; Artist(s): Monika Bravo; Proponent(s): City of Boston

    D.Edward O. Gourdin and African American Karen Eutemey and Veterans Memorial, Final Design (Bruce Bickerstaff)

    Justice Edward O. Gourdin Veterans Memorial Park, Roxbury; Artist(s): Karen Eutemy; Proponent(s): the Veterans and Friends of Gourdin Park


  4. Adjournment

    (Mark Pasnik and Ekua Holmes)

    The next Monthly meeting of the BAC will be held May 11, 2021 at 4 PM

    Email for any questions.

     All agenda items listed may be voted on or tabled by the BAC.

    *Applications and presentations listed will be pulled from the agenda if the proponents are not able to submit all needed materials in advance of the scheduled BAC meeting. All applications are to be reviewed for approval, pending property owner permissions.